David Riffel

General, Identity

One Teaspoon

Somewhere between the ages of 10 to 13, a boy’s pituitary gland wakes up and testosterone fills his veins. Puberty hits and not only does his body increase in size, muscle mass, and body hair, his sexual organs awake. Semen ejaculates through his penis and the entire demeanor of what […]

General, Relationships

Marriage Rocks, Again

MW editor’s note:  Before you read this post, go back and read “Marriage Rocks”.   They say it’s the darkest just before dawn.   Josh and Sarah both felt the darkest night of their young marriage. Josh’s stupid choices were like an avalanche at night. Total upheaval. Buried alive. He couldn’t fathom […]

General, Relationships

Marriage Rocks!

MW Editor’s note.  This is the first of a two-part story. A story about marriage that every guy who is married, engaged, or wants to be married should read.  There’s a warning, however. No man is exempt from this story. Do not for one second think that this could never […]

General, Identity

Sexual You

There’s a lot of chatter these days about one’s sexual orientation. Born male, born female. But is that my sexual orientation?  Somewhere along the way, we’ve concluded we are the determiners of our sexuality. From the beginning, God created us male and female. Never once do we see God changing […]

General, Mentoring Helps

Team Malawi- August-September, 2024

August 27-September 14, 2024 God is up to something great in Malawi!  Through Emmanuel International, (EI) missionaries Scott, and Lorilee MacLean have invested decades in living out Jesus with believers in Africa. The MacLeans are committed to Christian Worldview Development, and often help is needed from the broader Body of […]